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Alone and yet alive

Opera details:

Opera title:

The Mikado

Composer:

Arthur Sullivan

Language:

English

Synopsis:

The Mikado Synopsis

Libretto:

The Mikado Libretto

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Aria details:

Type:

aria

Role(s):

Katisha

Voice(s):

Contralto

Act:

2

Previous scene: A more human Mikado
Next scene: Braid the raven hair

Sullivan: 31. Alone And Yet Alive

Singer: Ann Drummond-Grant

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Sullivan: 31. Alone And Yet Alive Ann Drummond-Grant The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Isidore Godfrey

Gilbert & Sullivan: The Mikado; Trial By Jury

? 1958 Decca Music Group Limited

Released on: 2015-11-20

Producer: Michael Williamson
Studio Personnel, Balance Engineer: Kenneth Wilkinson
Studio Personnel, Engineer: Alan Reeve
Composer: Arthur Seymour Sullivan
Author: William Schwenck Gilbert

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

Alone, and yet alive!
Oh, sepulchre! My soul is still my body's prisoner!
Remote the peace that Death alone can give --
My doom, to wait! my punishment, to live!

Hearts do not break! They sting and ache
For old love's sake, But do not die,
Tho' with each breath They long for death,
As witnesseth The living I, The living I.

Oh, living I! Come, tell me why,
When hope is gone, Dost thou stay on?
Why linger here when all is drear?
Oh, living I! Come, tell me why,
When hope is gone, Dost thou stay on?
May not a cheated maiden die?
May not a cheated maiden die?

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Gilbert & Sullivan for Singers: Mezzo-Soprano

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